Design engineer (m/f/d) in the field of electrical engineering

  • Kappa optronics
  • Gleichen
  • Presence
  • Junior, Career start
  • Work experience
  • Senior, very experienced
  • Other
  • Fulltime
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Join our high-tech team!

Kappa optronics develops and manufactures innovative cameras for major international customers in the fields of aviation, defense and vision solutions with a focus on automotive applications. With visual surveillance of the air to air refuelling Kappa is the global technology leader and won the Innovation Award of Airbus Defense and Space in 2019. Kappa is key system supplier in some major programs.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Creation of designs for complex camera systems as well as the associated detailed designs
  • Work from early concept down to prototype approval
  • Creation of manufacturing drawings acc. to ISO-GPS
  • Selection of materials and components according to constructional and economical aspects
  • Qualification of our products (plan, operate, report)
  • Production transition and support in series production
  • Close cooperation with the circuitry/layout department

Your Qualifications:

  • Completed studies in mechanical engineering/fine mechanics or equivalent training
  • Several years of professional experience in 3D CAD design, ideally with Solid Edge ST9
  • Basic knowledge in the field of EMC-compliant design
  • Basic knowledge in the field of FEM
  • Confident appearance and strong communication skills
  • Knowledge in aviation technology is a plus
  • Good written and spoken English
  • Good commercial and technical English

What we offer:

  • Leading projects in globally challenging markets
  • Highly effective and communicative agile teams
  • Many clear perspectives for further professional development
  • Very short and fast decision-making channels, direct access to all relevant functions and stakeholders
  • A highly motivated team and a family style of work
  • Job-related educational programs
  • Bike leasing, English lessons, company pension plan, etc.
  • Flexible work environment and working hours
  • Home office opportunities
  • 30 days annual leave
  • Sarah Pietschmann
  • HR & Recruiting Specialist
  • 05508 974 2966